Word. US State Dept. spokesperson’s gibberish

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US State Department spokesperson Jen Psaki (AFP Photo/Nicholas Kamm) US State Department spokesperson Jen Psaki | AFP Photo/Nicholas Kamm

“Gibberish and gobbledygook refer to speech or other use of language that is nonsense, or that appears to be nonsense. It may include speech sounds that are not actual words, or forms such as language games or highly specialized jargon that seems non-sensical to outsiders.” – Wikipedia

The US State Department’s Jen Psaki’s briefings have been the occasion of commentary on this blog here, here and here. Last fall, RT  looked through Psaki’s briefings and collected her most seminal statements and responses to grillings from US journalists, albeit rare:

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